As the paper was read that Sabbath morning, it could be seen that while the 6:00 time advocated by Bates was in principle not incorrectófor it called for beginning the Sabbath in the eveningóin detail there was an error. Now with the position of sunset time so amply supported by Scripture evidence, all the congregations, which included the church's leaders, readily accepted the light and were prepared to shift their practice. All, that is, but twoóJoseph Bates and Ellen White.

Date start: 1854-10-01 00:00:00
Date end: 1854-11-30 00:00:00